be bunkered

idiom

: to have one's golf ball in a sand trap
He was bunkered on the second hole.

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Recent Examples on the Web Putin may be bunkered and warmongering in isolation, but the sense of uncertainty and danger surrounding the war is only deepening. Ishaan Tharoor, Washington Post, 18 Oct. 2022

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“Be bunkered.” Merriam-Webster.com Dictionary, Merriam-Webster, https://www.merriam-webster.com/dictionary/be%20bunkered. Accessed 19 Jul. 2024.

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